Appeals court vacates decisions that canceled Redskins trademark registrations


Washington wins case, but Native Americans note court still finds team nickname disparaging Legally speaking, the team won. Culturally speaking, Native American petitioners believe they did. “We said the term ‘Redskins’ is disparaging and the courts agreed with us,” petitioner Amanda Blackhorse told USA TODAY Sports. “It’s just that now the Supreme Court says it’s OK to register a disparaging…

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U.S. government to shield health workers under ‘religious freedom’


The U.S. government is seeking to further protect the “conscience and religious freedom” of health workers whose beliefs prevent them from carrying out abortions and other procedures, in an effort likely to please conservative Christian activists and other supporters of President Donald Trump. 6 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government is seeking to further protect the “conscience and…

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Office for Mac now shares a codebase with Windows, gets real-time collaboration


Office will share a codebase across all platforms for the first time in 20 years. The Mac version of Office has often lagged behind Windows in features (some periods have been better than others). But this change could lay the groundwork for better parity moving forward. A shared codebase doesn’t necessarily mean everything will be the same, but it does…

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Sturmtief Friederike: Zugverkehr in NRW eingestellt


Wegen heftiger Böen werden in ganz Nordrhein-Westfalen vorerst keine Züge mehr fahren. Der Flughafen Amsterdam strich alle Flüge. Die Stadt Köln sperrte die Domplatte. Der Orkan Friederike hat in ganz Deutschland für starke Beeinträchtigungen im Straßen-, Flug- und Zugverkehr gesorgt. Während an den Flughäfen Köln/Bonn, Düsseldorf und Berlin auf mehreren innerdeutschen Strecken zeitweise Flüge ausfielen, hat die Deutsche Bahn den…

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Trump wades into PA race seen as test of GOP strength


CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump waded into a potentially risky race on Thursday, throwing his support behind a Pennsylvania Republican in a contest widely viewed as a test of whether his party can stave off Democratic 2018 gains. Speaking at a Pittsburgh-area factory, Trump praised state lawmaker Rick Saccone as “a real friend and a spectacular man.” And…

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Nintendos neues Produkt ist aus Pappe


Mit gehörigem Überraschungseffekt hat Nintendo ein neues Projekt für seine Handheld-Konsole Switch vorgestellt. Das ist so ungewöhnlich wie faszinierend. Denn bei Nintendo Labo handelt es sich um Pappkartonagen, die sich in verspieltes Zubehör verwandeln lassen. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Mit gehörigem Überraschungseffekt hat Nintendo ein neues Projekt für seine Handheld-Konsole Switch vorgestellt. Das ist so ungewöhnlich wie faszinierend.…

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